Business Link Pacific Podcast

Business Link Pacific Podcast
Business Link Pacific connects growing businesses in the Pacific Islands region with quality business advice. Hosted by Emma Crawford-Falekaono, Consultant for Business Link Pacific, this podcast series showcases experienced professionals from our grow…

Compliant Payroll systems for growing businesses in the Pacific Islands
Jul 7 • 25 min
Efficient payroll systems are a basic requirement for all businesses, but finding suitable payroll software that is both efficient and compliant can be hard, especially for small-medium sized businesses in the Pacific Islands. In this Podcast, Emma…
Using science and technology to measure impact in International Development
Jun 16 • 25 min
Measuring your business’ impact helps you understand, manage and communicate the value that your work creates in a clear and consistent way. It can help you better understand your customers/clients and as a result develop products and services tailored…
Understanding the value of financial business advice
Jun 1 • 26 min
A financially healthy business is in a better position to grow and expand.With the effects of the COVID-19 still being felt around the world, moving your business from crisis mode to recovery mode can be a difficult transition. This is where a credible…
Female entrepreneurship: Gender equality in the start-up space in the Pacific Islands
May 17 • 22 min
In the Pacific Islands women are pursuing entrepreneurship more than ever, however, statistics show that gender equality in the startup space is still far from balanced. Women face significant discrimination, compounded by traditional value systems that…
Women in accounting: The case of PNG
May 3 • 20 min
Sam Kiak Tubangliu Certified Practising Accountants (SKT) based in Port Moresby, PNG prides itself on being an equal opportunities employer. 60% of their staff are female, complimented by an all-female management team. In this podcast, Emma interviews…
Why Business Advice Matters
Apr 20 • 30 min
For accounting firms, the task of delivering quality business development services to their clients is something that often takes a back seat to compliance, or is given on an ad-hoc reactive basis. In this Podcast episode we are joined by Mark Jenkins,…
Achieving business resilience in the Pacific Islands.
Apr 5 • 29 min
Achieving a high level of business resilience is something every business should strive for.Business resilience planning is an investment in the future well-being of your company. The ability to be able to work through whatever problems or events your…
The importance of Human Capital for business success in PNG.
Mar 8 • 24 min
In this episode we are joined by the Director and Founder of Beach Accounting Advisory Ltd, Akae Beach.Beach Accounting Advisory Ltd is based in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, and is a BLP approved Partner and business advisor for growing businesses in…
The landscape of the private sector in Samoa, gaps and opportunities
Feb 16 • 20 min
In this episode, we are joined by Hobart Va’ai, CEO of the Samoa Chamber of Commerce & Industry, BLP’s in-country partner in Samoa. Hobart discusses the landscape of the private sector in Samoa, providing examples of the opportunities available and…
All you need to know about Business Link Pacific
Feb 2 • 30 min
Everything you need to know about Business Link Pacific
How can I effectively take my business to market?
Jan 19 • 31 min
Learn effective marketing strategies for growing businesses in the Pacific.
How much can I charge and how do I get paid?
Jan 5 • 36 min
All you need to know about pricing, debtor recovery and creating sustainable cash flow for your growing business.
It’s tough being an SME Owner- how can advisors and community help?
Dec 12, 2019 • 31 min
The importance of investing in human talent, personal resilience and social sustainability in small business.
Future proofing my business - is it really that important?
Nov 28, 2019 • 40 min
Best business practices for growing enterprises in the Pacific region.
Business opportunities in Papua New Guinea.
Nov 14, 2019 • 32 min
Best business practices for growing enterprises in the Pacific region.